Northern Territorian Kimberly Brewer Wins Trainee Of The Year Award

Northern Territorian Kimberly Brewer Wins Trainee Of The Year Award

17 November 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Workforce Training Selena Uibo Territorian Wins National Award Victor P Taffa Kimberly Brewer, a Territory mother and administrative support worker for ConocoPhillips, was named Australian Trainee of the Year at the national Australian Training Awards in Sydney last night. Kimberly provides administration support to the company’s 200-strong onshore team. She has […]

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6 Of 11 Western Australians Win At National Training Awards 2018

6 Of 11 Western Australians Win At National Training Awards 2018

17 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Western Australia Scoops The Pool At National Training Awards 2018 Victor P Taffa 6 of Western Australia’s 11 finalists named winners at last night’s Australian Training Awards in Sydney Western Australia claims the nation’s top trainer honours for the second year in a row Western Australia’s […]

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Construction To Start On First Brisbane Inner City School In More Than 50 Years

Construction To Start On First Brisbane Inner City School In More Than 50 Years

13 November 2018

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Three Big Milestones For New Inner North College Victor P Taffa New flagship state secondary school in Brisbane’s inner north has achieved three big milestones with the appointment of the building contractor, the start of construction and the release of the proposed catchment area. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk was joined by Minister […]

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Townsville Education Receives Funding Boost

Townsville Education Receives Funding Boost

11 November 2018

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones Townsville Capitalises On New Funding For International Education Victor P Taffa Three new projects to improve the experience for students in Townsville will be backed with $316,000 through the Palaszczuk Government’s International Education and Training Partnership Fund. Member for Townsville Scott Stewart said Townsville would receive the […]

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Survey Of Education And Work 2018 Undertaken By ABS

Survey Of Education And Work 2018 Undertaken By ABS

08 November 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Education Level Affects Mothers’ Employment Victor P Taffa Having a young family, with children less than 15 years old, continues to affect women’s employment arrangements more than it does men according to latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. ABS Director of Education and Training Statistics, Michelle Ducat, said the […]

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Countdown On For Best Spellers In New South Wales

Countdown On For Best Spellers In New South Wales

02 November 2018

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian State’s Best Spellers To Be Crowned Victor P Taffa Countdown is on to find the best spellers in New South Wales, with 100 student finalists going letter-to-letter in the Premier’s Spelling Bee state final today. Premier Gladys Berejiklian congratulated all finalists, who will spend the day competing to be […]

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Report Shows Significant Jump In Tasmanian Apprentices And Trainees

Report Shows Significant Jump In Tasmanian Apprentices And Trainees

01 November 2018

Tasmania Acting Minister for Education and Training Elise Archer Report Confirms Growth In Apprentices And Trainees Victor P Taffa Data released today has confirmed a significant jump in Tasmanian apprentices and trainees since the re-election of the Hodgman Government in March this year, Acting Minister for Education and Training Elise Archer said. From January-June this […]

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The Lakes South Morang School Extends To Year 10 In 2020

The Lakes South Morang School Extends To Year 10 In 2020

31 October 2018

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Giving South Morang Students More Options For School Victor P Taffa South Morang students will be able to complete their entire secondary education at the same school, with the Andrews Government to expand The Lakes South Morang P-9 School. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced the school would […]

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2018 Minister For Education Award Recipients Announced

2018 Minister For Education Award Recipients Announced

29 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Students’ Achievements Recognised In Minister’s Awards Victor P Taffa Primary and secondary students from around South Australia have been recognised for their outstanding achievements during Children’s Week at the Minister for Education Award celebrations held at Athelstone School. “It was a wonderful honour to present the awards and […]

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Marshall Govt Delivers Record Investment In Education

Marshall Govt Delivers Record Investment In Education

29 October 2018

South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas State Government Delivering Record Investment In Education Victor P Taffa Marshall Government is a proud supporter of public education, delivering a record investment in schools in the recent State Budget. More than $1 Billion is being invested in capital projects, including 2 brand new birth to Year 12 schools for […]

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New Ironside State School Classroom Block Officially Opened By Minister

New Ironside State School Classroom Block Officially Opened By Minister

26 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Education Grace Grace Ironside State School Officially Opens New Classroom Block Victor P Taffa Minister for Education Grace Grace today officially opened the new $6.7 Million classroom block at Ironside State School. “New three-level building is now home to more than 240 Year 5 and Year 6 students and it also houses […]

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North Morley Primary School Library Officially Opened By Minister

North Morley Primary School Library Officially Opened By Minister

26 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery North Morley Primary School Library Officially Opens Its Doors Victor P Taffa New $1.5 Million North Morley Primary School library completed ahead of schedule Students will benefit from the brand-new modern library with vibrant learning spaces McGowan Government election commitment delivered  A new $1.5 Million library […]

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Every Victorian School Will Have Solar Power Under Coalition Govt

Every Victorian School Will Have Solar Power Under Coalition Govt

24 October 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Victoria Shadow Minister for Renewables David Southwick Liberal Nationals To Power Every Victorian School With Solar Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will create Australia’s most energy efficient schools by providing all Victorian public schools access to solar panels and batteries. Premier Daniel Andrews lost control of electricity […]

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Yarrabilba State School Officially Opened By Minister

Yarrabilba State School Officially Opened By Minister

23 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Education Grace Grace Yarrabilba State School Officially Opened Today Victor P Taffa Logan MP Linus Power welcomed Minister for Education Grace Grace today at the official opening of the Yarrabilba State School. Yarrabilba State School only opened its doors at the start of the school year and since then, Stage 2 construction […]

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Aboriginal Employment Program Produces Results

Aboriginal Employment Program Produces Results

22 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Workforce Training Selena Uibo Young Tiwi Islander Reels In New Job Victor P Taffa A young Tiwi Islander today skippered his first fishing charter boat, after being the first person to complete a new pilot program creating jobs for Aboriginal school leavers. “Territory Government’s Number 1 priority is jobs. The AEP […]

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Years 11 And 12 EOI Open Until 15 November 2018

Years 11 And 12 EOI Open Until 15 November 2018

21 October 2018

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff EOI’s Open For Next Round Of Extension Schools Victor P Taffa Expressions of interest are now open for the next round of schools to extend to Years 11 and 12 from 2020. Hodgman Government has a long term Plan to improve education outcomes so young people have […]

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TasTAFE Annual Report Confirms Another Strong Year

TasTAFE Annual Report Confirms Another Strong Year

18 October 2018

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Annual Report Confirms Strong Year For TasTAFE Victor P Taffa TasTAFE Annual Report has confirmed another strong year as we build our workforce for the future, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. Report shows a significant increase in apprentice numbers over the past 3 years, […]

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Coalition Govt To Reduce Cost Of School Books For Secondary Students

Coalition Govt To Reduce Cost Of School Books For Secondary Students

15 October 2018

Victoria Shadow Minister for Education Tim Smith Free School Books For Students Program Victor P Taffa A Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will help Victorian families get back in control of cost of living pressures by paying for school textbooks for secondary students at government schools, Shadow Minister for Education Tim Smith said. “This will save some […]

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Guy Govt To Invest $90.25 Million In Geelong Schools

Guy Govt To Invest $90.25 Million In Geelong Schools

13 October 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Super Schools Announcement For Geelong Region Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal Nationals Coalition Government will invest $90.25 Million in schools in the Geelong region as part of our plan to build a state of cities and ease the population squeeze, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy said. “Hot on the heels […]

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Re-Elected Andrews Govt To Upgrade Sunshine College

Re-Elected Andrews Govt To Upgrade Sunshine College

08 October 2018

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Delivering A Great Local School For Sunshine Victor P Taffa Sunshine families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Sunshine College. “No matter where you live in Victoria, every student deserves to have a great school, […]

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